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ZIP Code 55939

Primary City:Harmony, MN (View All Cities)
County: Fillmore County
Timezone: Central (10:04am)
Area code: 507 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -92.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 55939

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 55939. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 55939. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 55939, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Harmony, MN
Acceptable:
Granger

Stats and Demographics for the 55939 ZIP Code

ZIP code 55939 is located in south Minnesota and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 55939 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 55939 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,963
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 902
Median Home Value $116,800
Land Area 81.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 774
Median Household Income $41,094

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1025964803659444147565963525752343738
Female775659694453394140627061594649463379
Total179115123149801128382871181291241111031018070117

Gender

 Male 980 50%
 Female 983 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,937 98.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner767731271241227529
Renter1925151011112237
Total2692881371351339766

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 437 56%
 Single Guardian 67 9%
 Singles 244 32%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 563 73%
 Households with Kids 211 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19211918101210141313151411112120112085
Female1413161011121110121578131613131911139
Total3334352821242124252822222427343330312114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 55939 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 55939 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 55939 real estate data, the median home value of $116,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 55939 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 55939 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 55939 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,911 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 2.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 361 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 263 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 150 17%
 Households Vacant 128 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 20.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 11 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 8.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 30.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 30.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 6%
 1 Bedroom 47 24%
 2 Bedroom 39 20%
 3+ Bedroom 101 51%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,094 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 55939 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 55939 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 55939 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 564 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 469 29%
 No Earnings 588 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 564 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 469 29%
 No Earnings 588 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 689 78.3%
 Public transportation 22 2.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 92 10.5%
 Worked at Home 76 8.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 80 11%
 High School Graduate 439 62%
 Associate's degree 66 9%
 Bachelor's degree 77 11%
 Master's degree 27 4%
 Professional school degree 15 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 302 65.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 16.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 55939

ZIP Code 55939 is in the Fillmore Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 55939.

Fillmore Central Senior High School
145 Main Ave South
Harmony, MN 55939
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fillmore Central School District
Root River Program
225 Third Ave SW
Harmony, MN 55939
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fillmore Central School District

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